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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to waive, for 5 years, the 24-month waiting period for medicare eligibility on the basis of a disability in the case of individuals with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
10/22/1985Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
11/04/1985Referred to Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
11/04/1985Referred to Subcommittee on Social Security.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
10/30/1985Referred to Subcommittee on Health and the Environment.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
10/22/1985Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/22/1985Referred to House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/22/1985Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (15)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce10/22/1985 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health and Environment10/30/1985 Referred to
House Ways and Means10/22/1985 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security11/04/1985 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health11/04/1985 Referred to

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Subjects (7)


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Introduced in House (10/22/1985)

Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act to eliminate, for five years, in the case of individuals medically determined to have acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), the requirement that an individual be entitled to disability benefits for at least 24 consecutive months in order to qualify for hospital insurance benefits under part A (Hospital Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Act. Provides Medicare coverage of experimental AIDS treatment which is in accord with recognized clinical protocol.